Mexico

Mexican Immigrants: Ruth

Mexican Immigrants: Ruth

There is too much to say about Ruth*. She is one of the two most faithful ladies who have come to our ESL classes. Even before I started teaching in the fall of 2012 the class was already meeting in her home. She has always been extremely generous with her house, her time, and her energy. 

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An Intro to "Mexican Immigrants in the US"

An Intro to "Mexican Immigrants in the US"

Everyone knows that immigration is a hot topic in the United States right now. Personally I have not yet made up my mind where I stand on the issue but there are several things I do know. Since the fall of 2012 every Wednesday I have been going to a trailer park in Warsaw, IN to teach English.

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Photography in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

Photography in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

Last May my family made a whirlwind road trip from our house in Oaxaca, Mexico to my grandparent's house in northern Ohio. You can see my overview of my trip through Instagram here. One of the first places we stopped was the town of San Miguel de Allende, just a few hours north west of Mexico City. We only had the morning to spare so we did as much as possible in that time. 

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Photography in Colonial Puebla, Mexico

Photography in Colonial Puebla, Mexico

The Christmas of 2013 was crazy (remember Snowpocalypse around New Years?). I arranged for my flight to Mexico to see my family to end in Puebla City instead of Oaxaca City where we live. My family was there for my brother's school testing so we thought we would squeeze in some site-seeing. 

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